Cat. No. 4167
Alternative Name: Rolofylline
Chemical Name: 8-(Hexahydro-2,5-methanopentalen-3a
Biological ActivitySelective adenosine A1 receptor antagonist; displays 890-fold selectivity for rat A1 receptors over A2A receptors (Ki values are 0.19 and 170 nM respectively). Displays no effect on recombinant rat A3 receptors expressed on CHO cells at concentrations up to 10 μM. Exhibits diuretic and renal protective effects in rats.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Nishiyama et al (1999) Adenosine A1 receptor antagonist KW-3902 prevents hypoxia-induced renal vasoconstriction. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 291 988. PMID: 10565815.
Nonaka et al (1996) KW-3902, a selective high affinity antagonist for adenosine A1 receptors. Br.J.Pharmacol. 117 1645. PMID: 8732272.
Shimada et al (1992) 8-polycycloalkyl-1,3-dipropylxanthines as potent and selective antagonists for A1-adenosine receptors. J.Med.Chem. 35 924. PMID: 1548682.
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